The Triumph Speed Twin may be launched in March 2019, Car and bike have learned, observed through the Scrambler 1200 and two extra launches – probable editions of existing models. The Speed Twin is based totally on the Triumph Thruxton R and is the contemporary, all-new addition to the Triumph Bonneville family. The Speed Twin combines the overall performance of the Thruxton R, with the easy trip-ability of the Bonneville T120. It receives an upright riding position, however, has sporty coping with combined with present-day custom styling. The Speed Twin can be the next introduction to Triumph India’s Bonneville circle of relatives and is predicted to be priced at around ₹ 10 lakh (ex-showroom).
“We have a totally busy calendar from right here onwards. Every month, we will be launching a brand new product, going ahead for the following 2-three months. Of path, Speed Twin is subsequent on the cards, and then the Scrambler 1200 is part of the plan,” Shoeb Farooq, General Manager, Triumph Motorcycles India told Car and bike at the sidelines of the new Street Twin and Street Scrambler release in New Delhi.
The Speed Twin shares the excessive electricity Bonneville 1200 cc engine with the Thruxton R. The engine makes ninety-six bhp at 6,750 rpm and 112 Nm of height torque kicking in at 4,950 rpm. What is exceptional is that the Speed Twin receives lighter engine components, consisting of a magnesium cam cover, and revised seize assembly. The chassis has been revised as nicely and gets lighter downtubes and a new sub-frame, and there are lighter body additives together with lighter solid alloy wheels and brushed aluminum frame components. The Speed Twin’s engine is lighter than the Thruxton R’s using 2.5 kg, and universal, the new Speed Twin is lighter than the Thruxton R by way of 7 kg.
“I think present-day classics are properly represented. Currently, we have seven offerings inside the classic section, a lot of people won’t recognize that there are seven fashions from one emblem in one phase, but I think we’re thoroughly located within the present-day classic section. With those additions and the brand new merchandise coming in, that need to be correct enough for this segment.”
“The cognizance possibly is to have all of the three large segments gunning for us, so the Street Triples on one facet, the urban section, and the journey phase coming collectively. So, I assume we’re going to have some thing or the alternative taking place throughout all segments,” delivered Farooq.
The Triumph Speed Twin might be accompanied using the Triumph Scrambler 1200, and Triumph India is likewise predicted to increase the Tiger variety in the journey segment. The subsequent Tiger to be brought will probably be the pinnacle-spec variant of the Tiger 800 version, the Triumph Tiger 800 XCA. What could also be brought is every other addition within the roadster section, probably the mid-spec variation of the Street Triple, the Street Triple R, which has thus far not been added in India.